Ret. Captain Wilbert Jay Nace, SC, USN

Retired Capt. Wilbert Jay Nace, SC, USN, 81, passed away on February 15, 2018. Capt. Nace retired in July 1988 after 29 years of active service, while serving at the Defense Construction Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio. He received his bachelor’s from Pennsylvania State University and his master’s from the Navy Postgraduate School. Duty assignments included Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Washington, D.C.; Office of the Chief of Naval Material, Washington, D.C.; Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, Virginia; Naval Supply Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; USS Sylvania (AFS 2); TRIDENT Systems Project Office, Washington, D.C.; Naval Shipyard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS Sterett (DLG 31); U.S. Pacific Fleet Polaris Material Office, Bremerton, Washington; USS Proteus (AS 19); USS Krishna (ARL 38); and Naval Ordnance Plant, York, Pennsylvania.

Spring 2018